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nprmusic:

A new album by R&B’s resident provocateur Kelis is proof she can’t be molded to fit inside one genre.
Stream Food from NPR Music’s First Listen.
Apr 16, 2014 / 482 notes

nprmusic:

A new album by R&B’s resident provocateur Kelis is proof she can’t be molded to fit inside one genre.

Stream Food from NPR Music’s First Listen.

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yeahsexyweaves:

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A look that makes the ancestors smile.
Apr 16, 2014 / 1,496 notes

yeahsexyweaves:

African hair style

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http://www.yeahsexyweaves.tumblr.com

A look that makes the ancestors smile.

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"And to think that I actually thought that spring was really here. Mother Nature got jokes."
Photo snapped with my cellie.
Apr 16, 2014 / 2 notes

"And to think that I actually thought that spring was really here. Mother Nature got jokes."

Photo snapped with my cellie.

womensweardaily:

The Outnet Turns Five
The Outnet will celebrate five years with the help of designers and brands like Balmain, Chloé, Alexander McQueen, Oscar de la Renta, Jason Wu, Eddie Borgo and Nicholas Kirkwood.On April 29, the e-tailer will release an exclusive 17-piece apparel and accessories collection to fete the anniversary. For More
[above: Chanel Iman in a Preen by Thornton Bregazzi skirt from The Outnet’s fifth anniversary collection. Courtesy Photo]
Apr 16, 2014 / 179 notes

womensweardaily:

The Outnet Turns Five

The Outnet will celebrate five years with the help of designers and brands like Balmain, Chloé, Alexander McQueen, Oscar de la Renta, Jason Wu, Eddie Borgo and Nicholas Kirkwood.

On April 29, the e-tailer will release an exclusive 17-piece apparel and accessories collection to fete the anniversary. For More

[above: Chanel Iman in a Preen by Thornton Bregazzi skirt from The Outnet’s fifth anniversary collection. Courtesy Photo]

accras:

Actress Lupita Nyong’o covers the May 2014 issue of Destiny Magazine - South Africa women’s magazine

Photography by Joe Pugliese
Apr 16, 2014 / 115 notes

accras:

Actress Lupita Nyong’o covers the May 2014 issue of Destiny Magazine - South Africa women’s magazine

Photography by Joe Pugliese

The Close-Up: Hair by Larry Sims, Make-up by Nick Barose, Confidence by Lupita Nyong’o.
Apr 16, 2014 / 40 notes

The Close-Up: Hair by Larry Sims, Make-up by Nick Barose, Confidence by Lupita Nyong’o.

Apr 16, 2014 / 329 notes

lamusenoire:

Solange Knowles by Seiji Fujimori The Ground Magazine Issue #4 .

Photography by Seiji Fujimori, Styling by Nick Nelson, Hair by Chuck Amos, Makeup by Munemi Imai, Manicure by Katie Hughes and Set Design by David Davis

marioepanya:

I don t where to start but just to Thank God and Jésus Christ for all the blés sings in my Life ,my collection Glamazonia about beauty was présented @lorealparisusa yersterday and im just 😢,need a moment to …Thank You fashionafricana and Demeatria for Making this possible and belienving in me .Love 😥#opening#fashionafricana#diversty#lorealdiversity#lorealparisusa #@loreal#
Apr 16, 2014 / 6 notes

marioepanya:

I don t where to start but just to Thank God and Jésus Christ for all the blés sings in my Life ,my collection Glamazonia about beauty was présented @lorealparisusa yersterday and im just 😢,need a moment to …Thank You fashionafricana and Demeatria for Making this possible and belienving in me .Love 😥#opening#fashionafricana#diversty#lorealdiversity#lorealparisusa #@loreal#

People who read books in public places are regarded with suspicion because they appear self-sufficient. When you seem self-sufficient, other people think that you think you’re better than them, and they get resentful.
Jessica Zafra, Chicken Pox for the Soul (via bookmania)

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Apr 16, 2014 / 1,660 notes
The public school system: Usually a twelve year sentence of mind control. Crushing creativity, smashing individualism, encouraging collectivism and compromise, destroying the exercise of intellectual inquiry, twisting it instead into meek subservience to authority.
Walter Karp (via haereticum)

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Apr 16, 2014 / 3,675 notes
Females carry the marks, language and nuances of their culture more than the male. Anything that is desired or despised is always placed on the female body.
Wangechi Mutu (via latentpowers)

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Actress Gina Torres photographed by JSquared Photography for Bello Magazine April 2014.

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oscarprgirl:

statuesque. bridal 2015.
Apr 15, 2014 / 1,255 notes

oscarprgirl:

statuesque. bridal 2015.

Apr 15, 2014 / 14,151 notes

bktoatl:

Our Maafa (African Holocaust)



Husband consoles wife at the auction block.

David Newton’s superb memorial guarantees that these souls will forever be remembered in the universally honored spirit of triumph over adversity.

(David Newton’s Freedmen Memorial Park – Dallas, Texas)
 

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Apr 15, 2014 / 142 notes

One to Watch: Actress MaameYaa Boafo

Be sure to check out her show ‘An African City' on YouTube.

Photos: MaameYaa Boafo